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Re: Grammar question re: ASK

From: Seaborne, Andy <andy.seaborne@hp.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2005 12:09:03 +0100
Message-ID: <42B15DCF.6080802@hp.com>
To: kendall@monkeyfist.com
CC: DAWG Mailing List <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>

Kendall Clark wrote:
> I'm the last person to find a bug in a grammar, but this production
> doesn't look quite right:
> 
> [8]    AskQuery     ::=    	'ASK' (DatasetClause )? ( WhereClause )?
> 
> Doesn't it mean that this is a legal query:
> 
> ASK
> 
> That seems, well, odd. I would have expected the production to say:
> 
> [8]    AskQuery     ::=        'ASK' (DatasetClause )? WhereClause
> 
> I'm probably missing something obvious, but "ASK" doesn't seem like it can
> be a legal query.
> 
> Best,
> Kendall Clark
> 

Thanks for catching that (it does not affect any approved tests).  The HTML 
layour was broken in that area as well.  Both fixed.

By the way, I've started on my own collection of more syntax tests if anyone is 
interested in contributing cases.

	Andy
Received on Thursday, 16 June 2005 11:09:13 GMT

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